ELBA-2021-0567 - tuned bug fix and enhancement update

Release Date:2021-02-17


- Updated patch with the more recent version [Orabug: 30730976]
- Do not use python-dmidecode [Orabug: 30730976]
- Set AMD CPU freq governor to ondemand when unapplying cpu tunings [Orabug: 30033199]
- Restored the system rules in recommend.conf [Orabug: 29962987]
- Added oci-nic profile and updated profiles-oci-recommend [Orabug: 29869969]
for increasing combined channels to 16 on NICs with bnxt_en driver on BM
- Do not access xps_cpus on single queue devices [Orabug: 29894296]
- OL8 does not support System Purpose [Orabug: 29443881]
Remove syspurpose_role option in recommend.conf.
- Added profiles-oci-recommend package [Orabug: 29632202]
- Modified the patch for ol8 [Orabug: 29560068] (james.cheng@oracle.com)
- Added iscsi plugin, and
- added oci-rps-xps profile [Orabug: 28397039]
- added oci-busy-polling profile [Orabug: 28748149]
- added oci-cpu-power profile

- bootloader: fixed cmdline duplication with BLS and grub2-mkconfig
Resolves: rhbz#1918995

- realtime-virtual-host: remove lapic advancement calculation and
related qemu-kvm-tools-rhev requirement
Resolves: rhbz#1884544

- scheduler: fixed isolated_cores to work with cgroups
related: rhbz#1784648

- throughput-performance: fix performance regression on AMD platforms
related: rhbz#1746957

- new release
- rebased tuned to latest upstream
related: rhbz#1792264

- new release
- rebased tuned to latest upstream
resolves: rhbz#1792264
- oracle: turned off NUMA balancing
resolves: rhbz#1782233
- man: documented the possibility to apply multiple profiles
resolves: rhbz#1794337
- cpu-partitioning: disabled kernel.timer_migration
resolves: rhbz#1797629
- profiles: new profile optimize-serial-console
resolves: rhbz#1840689
- added support for a post-loaded profile
resolves: rhbz#1798183
- plugins: new irqbalance plugin
resolves: rhbz#1784645
- throughput-performance: added architecture specific tuning for Marvell ThunderX
resolves: rhbz#1746961
- throughput-performance: added architecture specific tuning for AMD
resolves: rhbz#1746957
- scheduler: added support for cgroups
resolves: rhbz#1784648

- realtime: added conditional support for managed_irq
Resolves: rhbz#1797025

- profiles: renamed sst profile to intel-sst
related: rhbz#1743879

- Add accelerator-performance profile
- Resolves: rhbz#1795604

- tuned-profiles-nfv-host: added ncat requirement
resolves: rhbz#1779117

- profiles: define variables before use
resolves: rhbz#1788102

- new release
- rebased tuned to latest upstream
related: rhbz#1738250
- sap-hana: updated tuning
resolves: rhbz#1779821
- latency-performance: updated tuning
resolves: rhbz#1779759

- new release
- rebased tuned to latest upstream
resolves: rhbz#1738250
- cpu: fixed checking if EPB is supported
resolves: rhbz#1690929
- scheduler: fixed IRQ SMP affinity verification to respect ignore_missing
resolves: rhbz#1729936
- realtime: enabled ktimer_lockless_check
resolves: rhbz#1734096
- plugins: support cpuinfo_regex and uname_regex matching
resolves: rhbz#1748965
- sysctl: made reapply_sysctl ignore configs from /usr
resolves: rhbz#1759597
- added support for multiple include directives
resolves: rhbz#1760390
- realtime: added nowatchdog kernel command line option
resolves: rhbz#1767614

- used C-states in latency specification
related: rhbz#1737628

- plugin_cpu: latency can be now specified as C-state
resolves: rhbz#1737628

- new release
- rebased tuned to latest upstream
related: rhbz#1685585

- new release
- rebased tuned to latest upstream
resolves: rhbz#1685585
- sap-netweaver: changed values of kernel.shmall and kernel.shmmax to RHEL-8 defaults
resolves: rhbz#1708418
- sap-netweaver: changed value of kernel.sem to RHEL-8 default
resolves: rhbz#1701394
- sap-hana-vmware: dropped profile
resolves: rhbz#1715541
- s2kb function: fixed to be compatible with python3
resolves: rhbz#1684122
- do fallback to the powersave governor (balanced and powersave profiles)
resolves: rhbz#1679205
- added support for negation of CPU list
resolves: rhbz#1676588
- switched from sysctl tool to own implementation
resolves: rhbz#1666678
- realtime-virtual-host: added tsc-deadline=on to qemu cmdline
resolves: rhbz#1554458
- fixed handling of devices that have been removed and re-attached
resolves: rhbz#1677730

- Fixed disk plugin to correctly match devices with python3
Resolves: rhbz#1676513

- Updated mssql tuning
Resolves: rhbz#1660178

- Fix excessive CPU usage in the scheduler plugin
- Resolves: rhbz#1659140

- Added workaround for s390x zipl not supporting multiple initrds
Related: rhbz#1576435

- Added support for BLS
Resolves: rhbz#1576435

- Reworked setup_kvm_mod_low_latency to count with kernel changes
Resolves: rhbz#1653819

- realtime-virtual-guest/host: start/stop rt-entsk daemon on
resolves: rhbz#1619822

- Disable ksm once, re-enable it on full rollback
Resolves: rhbz#1652076

- Make python3-dmidecode a weak dependency as it's x86_64 only
- Resolves: rhbz#1565598

- Fix rules for profile recommendation
- Resolves: rhbz#1565598

- use online CPUs for cpusets calculations instead of present CPUs
resolves: rhbz#1613832

- Fix a traceback in tuned-gui

- tuned-adm: Fix a traceback when run without action specified

- used python intepreter path from the rpm macro

- new release
- rebased tuned to latest upstream
related: rhbz#1546598
- IRQ affinity handled by scheduler plugin
resolves: rhbz#1590937

- new release
- rebased tuned to latest upstream
resolves: rhbz#1546598
- script: show stderr output in the log
- realtime-virtual-host: script.sh: add error checking
- man: improved tuned-profiles-cpu-partitioning.7
- bootloader: check if grub2_cfg_file_name is None in _remove_grub2_tuning()
- plugin_scheduler: whitelist/blacklist processed also for thread names
- bootloader: patch all GRUB2 config files
- profiles: added mssql profile
- tuned-adm: print log excerpt when changing profile
- cpu-partitioning: use no_balance_cores instead of no_rebalance_cores
- sysctl: support assignment modifiers as other plugins do
- oracle: fixed ip_local_port_range parity warning
resolves: rhbz#1527219
- Fix verifying cpumask on systems with more than 32 cores
resolves: rhbz#1528368
- oracle: updated the profile to be in sync with KCS 39188
resolves: rhbz#1447323

- Fixed python3-gobject-base requirement

- Bumped release to fix conflict caused by automerge

- New version
- Dropped plugin-disk-traceback-fix patch (upstreamed)

- Dropped qemu-kvm-tools-rhev requirement, now satisfied by
Related: rhbz#1504681

- kernel-tools made weak dependency

- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_27_Mass_Rebuild

- fixed traceback in disk plugin if dynamic tuning is enabled

- qemu-kvm-tools-rhev made weak dependency

- new release
- rebase tuned to latest upstream
resolves: rhbz#1388454
- cpu-partitioning: enabled timer migration
resolves: rhbz#1408308
- cpu-partitioning: disabled kvmclock sync and ple
resolves: rhbz#1395855
- spec: muted error if there is no selinux support
resolves: rhbz#1404214
- units: implemented instance priority
resolves: rhbz#1246172
- bootloader: added support for initrd overlays
resolves: rhbz#1414098
- cpu-partitioning: set CPUAffinity early in initrd image
resolves: rhbz#1394965
- cpu-partitioning: set workqueue affinity early
resolves: rhbz#1395899
- scsi_host: fixed probing of ALPM, missing ALPM logged as info
resolves: rhbz#1416712
- added new profile cpu-partitioning
resolves: rhbz#1359956
- bootloader: improved inheritance
resolves: rhbz#1274464
- units: mplemented udev-based regexp device matching
resolves: rhbz#1251240
- units: introduced pre_script, post_script
resolves: rhbz#1246176
- realtime-virtual-host: accommodate new ktimersoftd thread
resolves: rhbz#1332563
- defirqaffinity: fixed traceback due to syntax error
resolves: rhbz#1369791
- variables: support inheritance of variables
resolves: rhbz#1433496
- scheduler: added support for cores isolation
resolves: rhbz#1403309
- tuned-profiles-nfv splitted to host/guest and dropped unneeded dependency
resolves: rhbz#1413111
- desktop: fixed typo in profile summary
resolves: rhbz#1421238
- with systemd don't do full rollback on shutdown / reboot
resolves: rhbz#1421286
- builtin functions: added virt_check function and support to include
resolves: rhbz#1426654
- cpulist_present: explicitly sorted present CPUs
resolves: rhbz#1432240
- plugin_scheduler: fixed initialization
resolves: rhbz#1433496
- log errors when applying a profile fails
resolves: rhbz#1434360
- systemd: added support for older systemd CPUAffinity syntax
resolves: rhbz#1441791
- scheduler: added workarounds for low level exceptions from
resolves: rhbz#1441792
- bootloader: workaround for adding tuned_initrd to new kernels on restart
resolves: rhbz#1441797

- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_26_Mass_Rebuild

- Fixed traceback when non-existent profile is queried through
tuned-adm profile_info
Resolves: rhbz#1385145

- Fixed pkexec
Resolves: rhbz#1377896

- New release
Resolves: rhbz#1362481
- Dropped tuned-gui-traceback-fix and tuned-adm-list-no-dbus-traceback-fix
patches (both upstreamed)

- Fixed tuned-gui traceback (by tuned-gui-traceback-fix patch)
Resolves: rhbz#1358846
- Fixed 'tuned-adm list' traceback if daemon is not running
(by tuned-adm-list-no-dbus-traceback-fix patch)

- new-release
- gui: fixed save profile
resolves: rhbz#1242491
- tuned-adm: added --ignore-missing parameter
resolves: rhbz#1243807
- plugin_vm: added transparent_hugepage alias
resolves: rhbz#1249610
- plugins: added modules plugin
resolves: rhbz#1249618
- plugin_cpu: do not show error if cpupower or x86_energy_perf_policy are
resolves: rhbz#1254417
- tuned-adm: fixed restart attempt if tuned is not running
resolves: rhbz#1258755
- nfv: avoided race condition by using synchronous mode
resolves: rhbz#1259039
- realtime: added check for isolcpus sanity
resolves: rhbz#1264128
- pm_qos: fixed exception if PM_QoS is not available
resolves: rhbz#1296137
- plugin_sysctl: reapply system sysctl after Tuned sysctl are applied
resolves: rhbz#1302953
- atomic: increase number of inotify watches
resolves: rhbz#1322001
- realtime-virtual-host/guest: added rcu_nocbs kernel boot parameter
resolves: rhbz#1334479
- realtime: fixed kernel.sched_rt_runtime_us to be -1
resolves: rhbz#1346715
- tuned-adm: fixed detection of no_daemon mode
resolves: rhbz#1351536
- plugin_base: correctly strip assignment modifiers even if not used
resolves: rhbz#1353142
- plugin_disk: try to workaround embedded '/' in device names
related: rhbz#1353142
- sap-hana: explicitly setting kernel.numa_balancing = 0 for better performance
resolves: rhbz#1355768
- switched to polkit authorization
resolves: rhbz#1095142
- plugins: added scsi_host plugin
resolves: rhbz#1246992
- spec: fixed conditional support for grub2 to work with selinux
resolves: rhbz#1351937
- gui: added tuned icon and desktop file
resolves: rhbz#1356369

- https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/Automatic_Provides_for_Python_RPM_Packages

- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_24_Mass_Rebuild

- new-release
- plugin_cpu: do not show error if cpupower or x86_energy_perf_policy are missing
- plugin_sysctl: fixed quoting of sysctl values
resolves: rhbz#1254538
- tuned-adm: added log file location hint to verify command output
- libexec: fixed listdir and isdir in defirqaffinity.py
resolves: rhbz#1252160
- plugin_cpu: save and restore only intel pstate attributes that were changed
resolves: rhbz#1252156
- functions: fixed sysfs save to work with options
resolves: rhbz#1251507
- plugins: added scsi_host plugin
- tuned-adm: fixed restart attempt if tuned is not running
- spec: fixed post scriptlet to work without grub
resolves: rhbz#1265654
- tuned-profiles-nfv: fix find-lapictscdeadline-optimal.sh for CPUS where ns > 6500
resolves: rhbz#1267284
- functions: fixed restore_logs_syncing to preserve SELinux context on rsyslog.conf
resolves: rhbz#1268901
- realtime: set unboud workqueues cpumask
resolves: rhbz#1259043
- spec: correctly remove tuned footprint from /etc/default/grub
resolves: rhbz#1268845
- gui: fixed creation of new profile
resolves: rhbz#1274609
- profiles: removed nohz_full from the realtime profile
resolves: rhbz#1274486
- profiles: Added nohz_full and nohz=on to realtime guest/host profiles
resolves: rhbz#1274445
- profiles: fixed lapic_timer_adv_ns cache
resolves: rhbz#1259452
- plugin_sysctl: pass verification even if the option doesn't exist
related: rhbz#1252153
- added support for 'summary' and 'description' of profiles,
extended D-Bus API for Cockpit
related: rhbz#1228356

- packaging fixes for rpm-4.12.90
- dropped qemu-kvm-tools-rhev requirement (not in Fedora)

- new-release
related: rhbz#1155052
- plugin_scheduler: work with nohz_full
resolves: rhbz#1247184
- fixed realtime-virtual-guest/host profiles packaged twice
resolves: rhbz#1249028
- fixed requirements of realtime and nfv profiles
- fixed tuned-gui not starting
- various other minor fixes

- new-release
resolves: rhbz#1155052
- add support for ethtool -C to tuned network plugin
resolves: rhbz#1152539
- add support for ethtool -K to tuned network plugin
resolves: rhbz#1152541
- add support for calculation of values for the kernel command line
resolves: rhbz#1191595
- no error output if there is no hdparm installed
resolves: rhbz#1191775
- do not run hdparm on hotplug events if there is no hdparm tuning
resolves: rhbz#1193682
- add oracle tuned profile
resolves: rhbz#1196298
- fix bash completions for tuned-adm
resolves: rhbz#1207668
- add glob support to tuned sysfs plugin
resolves: rhbz#1212831
- add tuned-adm verify subcommand
resolves: rhbz#1212836
- do not install tuned kernel command line to rescue kernels
resolves: rhbz#1223864
- add variables support
resolves: rhbz#1225124
- add built-in support for unit conversion into tuned
resolves: rhbz#1225135
- fix vm.max_map_count setting in sap-netweaver profile
resolves: rhbz#1228562
- add tuned profile for RHEL-RT
resolves: rhbz#1228801
- plugin_scheduler: added support for runtime tuning of processes
resolves: rhbz#1148546
- add support for changing elevators on xvd* devices (Amazon EC2)
resolves: rhbz#1170152
- add workaround to be run after systemd-sysctl
resolves: rhbz#1189263
- do not change settings of transparent hugepages if set in kernel cmdline
resolves: rhbz#1189868
- add tuned profiles for RHEL-NFV
resolves: rhbz#1228803
- plugin_bootloader: apply to existing kernels
resolves: rhbz#1233004

- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_23_Mass_Rebuild

- fixed configobj class imports
resolves: rhbz#1217327

- fixed bash completion
resolves: rhbz#1207668

- fixed KeyError exception in powertop2tuned

- remove 00_tuned grub2 template upon tuned uninstall
resolves: rhbz#1178310

- new-release
- fixed return code of tuned grub template
resolves: rhbz#1151768
- plugin_bootloader: fix for multiple parameters on command line
related: rhbz#1148711
- tuned-adm: fixed traceback on 'tuned-adm list'
resolves: rhbz#1149162
- plugin_bootloader is automatically disabled if grub2 is not found
resolves: rhbz#1150047
- plugin_disk: set_spindown and set_APM made independent
resolves: rhbz#976725

- new-release
resolves: rhbz#1093883
- fixed traceback if profile cannot be loaded
related: rhbz#953128
- powertop2tuned: fixed traceback if rewriting file instead of dir
resolves: rhbz#963441
- throughput-performance: altered dirty ratios for better performance
resolves: rhbz#1043533
- latency-performance: leaving THP on its default
resolves: rhbz#1064510
- used throughput-performance profile on server by default
resolves: rhbz#1063481
- network-latency: added new profile
resolves: rhbz#1052418
- network-throughput: added new profile
resolves: rhbz#1052421
- recommend.conf: fixed config file
resolves: rhbz#1069123
- systemd: added cpupower.service conflict
resolves: rhbz#1073392
- balanced: used medium_power ALPM policy
- added support for >, < assignment modifiers in tuned.conf
- handled root block devices
- balanced: used conservative CPU governor
resolves: rhbz#1124125
- plugins: added selinux plugin
- plugin_net: added nf_conntrack_hashsize parameter
- profiles: added atomic-host profile
resolves: rhbz#1091977
- profiles: added atomic-guest profile
resolves: rhbz#1091979
- moved profile autodetection from post install script to tuned daemon
resolves: rhbz#1144067
- profiles: included sap-hana and sap-hana-vmware profiles
- man: structured profiles manual pages according to sub-packages
- added missing hdparm dependency
resolves: rhbz#1144858
- improved error handling of switch_profile
resolves: rhbz#1068699
- tuned-adm: active: detect whether tuned deamon is running
related: rhbz#1068699
- removed active_profile from RPM verification
resolves: rhbz#1104126
- plugin_disk: readahead value can be now specified in sectors
resolves: rhbz#1127127
- plugins: added bootloader plugin
resolves: rhbz#1044111
- plugin_disk: added error counter to hdparm calls
- plugins: added scheduler plugin
resolves: rhbz#1100826
- added tuned-gui

- added kernel-tools requirement
resolves: rhbz#1072981

- fixed race condition in the start/stop code
resolves: rhbz#1028119
- improved tuned responsiveness
resolves: rhbz#1028122

- new-release
resolves: rhbz#1020743
- audio plugin: fixed audio settings in standard profiles
resolves: rhbz#1019805
- video plugin: fixed tunings
- daemon: fixed crash if preset profile is not available
resolves: rhbz#953128
- man: various updates and corrections
- functions: fixed usb and bluetooth handling
- tuned: switched to lightweighted pygobject3-base
- daemon: added global config for dynamic_tuning
resolves: rhbz#1006427
- utils: added pmqos-static script for debug purposes
resolves: rhbz#1015676
- throughput-performance: various fixes
resolves: rhbz#987570
- tuned: added global option update_interval
- plugin_cpu: added support for x86_energy_perf_policy
resolves: rhbz#1015675
- dbus: fixed KeyboardInterrupt handling
- plugin_cpu: added support for intel_pstate
resolves: rhbz#996722
- profiles: various fixes
resolves: rhbz#922068
- profiles: added desktop profile
resolves: rhbz#996723
- tuned-adm: implemented non DBus fallback control
- profiles: added sap profile
- tuned: lowered CPU usage due to python bug
resolves: rhbz#917587

- new-release:
- cpu plugin: fixed cpupower workaround
- cpu plugin: fixed crash if cpupower is installed

- new release:
- audio plugin: fixed error handling in _get_timeout
- removed cpupower dependency, added sysfs fallback
- powertop2tuned: fixed parser crash on binary garbage
resolves: rhbz#914933
- cpu plugin: dropped multicore_powersave as kernel upstream already did
- plugins: options manipulated by dynamic tuning are now correctly saved and restored
- powertop2tuned: added alias -e for --enable option
- powertop2tuned: new option -m, --merge-profile to select profile to merge
- prefer transparent_hugepage over redhat_transparent_hugepage
- recommend: use recommend.conf not autodetect.conf
- tuned.service: switched to dbus type service
resolves: rhbz#911445
- tuned: new option --pid, -P to write PID file
- tuned, tuned-adm: added new option --version, -v to show version
- disk plugin: use APM value 254 for cleanup / APM disable instead of 255
resolves: rhbz#905195
- tuned: new option --log, -l to select log file
- powertop2tuned: avoid circular deps in include (one level check only)
- powertop2tuned: do not crash if powertop is not installed
- net plugin: added support for wake_on_lan static tuning
resolves: rhbz#885504
- loader: fixed error handling
- spec: used systemd-rpm macros
resolves: rhbz#850347

- new release:
- remove nobarrier from virtual-guest (data loss prevention)
- devices enumeration via udev, instead of manual retrieval
- support for dynamically inserted devices (currently disk plugin)
- dropped rfkill plugins (bluetooth and wifi), the code didn't work

- new release:
- systemtap {disk,net}devstat: fix typo in usage
- switched to configobj parser
- latency-performance: disabled THP
- fixed fd leaks on subprocesses

- fix: powertop2tuned execution
- fix: ownership of /etc/tuned

- new release:
- daemon: allow running without selected profile
- daemon: fix profile merging, allow only safe characters in profile names
- daemon: implement missing methods in DBus interface
- daemon: implement profile recommendation
- daemon: improve daemonization, PID file handling
- daemon: improved device matching in profiles, negation possible
- daemon: various internal improvements
- executables: check for EUID instead of UID
- executables: run python with -Es to increase security
- plugins: cpu - fix cpupower execution
- plugins: disk - fix option setting
- plugins: mounts - new, currently supports only barriers control
- plugins: sysctl - fix a bug preventing settings application
- powertop2tuned: speedup, fix crashes with non-C locales
- powertop2tuned: support for powertop 2.2 output
- profiles: progress on replacing scripts with plugins
- tuned-adm: bash completion - suggest profiles from all supported locations
- tuned-adm: complete switch to D-bus
- tuned-adm: full control to users with physical access

- New version
- Systemtap scripts moved to utils-systemtap subpackage

- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_18_Mass_Rebuild

- another powertop-2.0 compatibility fix
Resolves: rhbz#830415

- fixed powertop2tuned compatibility with powertop-2.0

- new version

- first stable release

Updated Packages

Release/ArchitectureFilenameMD5sumSuperseded By Advisory
Oracle Linux 8 (aarch64) tuned-2.14.0-3.0.1.el8_3.2.src.rpmd7c064cfbcf69d681e23b1ed930824d0-
Oracle Linux 8 (x86_64) tuned-2.14.0-3.0.1.el8_3.2.src.rpmd7c064cfbcf69d681e23b1ed930824d0-

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